Shooting Arrest: 3000 Dee Drive
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WDEF) – On Saturday, just after 6 P.M. Chattanooga Police were advised by dispatch that a party had arrived at a local hospital by private vehicle with a gunshot wound.
Upon arrival, Officers located and confirmed a male party was there suffering from a non life threatening gunshot wound.
Officers learned the incident occured in the 3000 block of Dee Drive. They were able to locate and secure the crime scene.
Investigators with the Robbery Unit responded to conduct an investigation.
Investigators learned that the victim was outside near the above location when he was approached by two parties. The individuals produced firearms and demanded the victim’s property. When he refused, they began firing, striking the victim.
Through the course of the investigation, Investigators and CPD Officers identified, located and arrested both suspects.
Timothy Appleberry (18) is charged with Especially Aggravated Robbery and a second Juvenile suspect (15) is also charged with Especially Aggravated Robbery.
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip via the CPD Mobile App. You can remain anonymous.